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  1. Attempted murder charge filed against Star City manRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WNDU-TV South Bend

    A Star City man is facing attempted murder and aggravated battery charges after a weekend incident in southern Pulaski County. 45-year-old Kevin Holcomb was arrested Sunday after dispatchers received a call about an assault in the area of 900 South and 440 East.

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  2. Corydon semi-finalist for Hometown Collaboration InitiativeRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Corydon Democrat

    ... the month of October. The other semi-finalist communities are Lebanon, Rushville, Seymour, Perry County and Pulaski County. This initiative is open to communities of fewer than 25,000 people that want to expand their pipeline of local leaders, ...

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  3. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... could not be checked immediately. a If there is a message to Circuit Judge Floyd Lofton's dismissal of 59 Pulaski County criminal cases Friday, it is a simple one. "The system is not working," Lofton said in a telephone interview from his home ...

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  4. Judge leery of embezzler's claim of employmentRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Southwest Times

    A woman who has repaid only about 6 percent of the $5,938 she embezzled from the Pulaski County Treasurer's office in 2009 said Friday she'll be able to start making regular payments when she goes to work at Federal-Mogul Corp. Monday. However, Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Marcus Long Jr. is leery of Natoya Janeice McCloud's claim she is supposed to start work at the Blacksburg business at 9 a.m. Monday.

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  5. City By City Report for December 4, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    ... mobile food pantry will make a stop in Winamac Friday. In fact, the Food Finders Food Bank has partnered with Pulaski County Human Services to provide the mobile pantry every month. It will be at the Pulaski County Highway Garage, located at 1131 N. ...

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  6. Involuntary manslaughter case advancesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Southwest Times

    An involuntary manslaughter case has been certified to a grand jury against a man charged in an August UTV wreck that claimed the life of a Little Creek man. According to court records, Jonathan Mark Hale's charge of involuntary manslaughter was advanced to a Pulaski County Circuit Court grand jury, while other charges of driving under the influence and refusal to take a blood alcohol or breath test were nolle prosequi .

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  7. Murdered Realtor Had Been Bound by Duct Tape, Court Documents ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | FOX16

    A Pulaski County realtor murdered in September had been kidnapped and held for ransom, a Nov. 24 court filing has revealed. The paperwork, filed in Pulaski County Circuit Court on Monday by Prosecutor Larry Jegley, also reveals that when the body of Beverly Carter was found, she had been bound with duct tape.

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  8. Arkansas marriage ban case heading to courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    Arkansas' highest court and a federal judge are preparing to hear arguments this week over the state's ban on same-sex marriage, a decade after the state's voters approved a constitutional amendment defining marriage as between a man and a woman. Attorneys for the state and a group of gay couples are scheduled to appear before the Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday morning, as justices weigh whether to uphold a Pulaski County judge's ruling against the ban.

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  9. National Guardsman admits sex with girlRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Southwest Times

    A North Carolina-based National Guardsman Thursday admitted to having sex with a 13- to 15-year-old Pulaski County girl in 2011. Jeremiah Lewis Allison, also known as Jeremiah Lewis Boardman, pleaded guilty in Pulaski County Circuit Court to two counts of carnal knowledge of a child between the ages of 13 and 15. Two other charges of carnal knowledge were not prosecuted.

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  10. Jury returns maximum sentence in sex caseRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Southwest Times

    A Pulaski County jury Monday convicted a 32-year-old man of child sexual battery and recommended the maximum sentence of 40 years in prison and a $200,000 fine. "No child should have to live with a memory of that, but she's stuck with it now," Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Travis Epes told a Pulaski County jury before it returned to deliberate a sentence for Michael LaShawn Brown of Blacksburg.

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  11. Self-imposed sentence doesn't fly with judgeRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | Southwest Times

    "It's always interesting when someone wants to impose their own sentence," a Pulaski County judge said Monday when a defendant requested drug treatment in place of a jail sentence. "Incarceration isn't helping, but probation isn't either," Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Marcus Long Jr. told James Henry Ratcliffe, 32, whose address was not available.

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  12. Pulaski County building considered for historic statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    According to our reporting partners at WKVI , members of the Indiana Division of Historic Places will consider that nomination for Pleasant View Rest Home during their October 22 meeting. Pulaski County residents are invited to attend.

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  13. Embezzler back in jail on new chargeRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Southwest Times

    Pulaski County Commonwealth's Attorney Mike Fleenor told a judge Thursday that Natoya Janeice McCloud, 41, was arrested Wednesday for allegedly failing to return a rental car and for allegedly attempting to pay her embezzlement restitution with a bad check. McCloud was to be in Pulaski County Circuit Court Thursday for failing to pay restitution ordered when she pleaded no contest in December 2010 to 10 counts of embezzlement.

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  14. Builder Files Lawsuit Over $3 Million Rockefeller Log HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2012 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    At the center of a dispute involving a nearly $500,000 renovation project is the most expensive home bought in Pulaski County in 2011.

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  15. Former coach set to be tried FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Southwest Times

    A former recreation soccer coach accused of taking indecent liberties with a minor is to be tried Friday in Pulaski County Circuit Court. Russell Keith Simpson's trial is scheduled for 1 p.m. Simpson, 44, is charged with three counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor.

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  16. City by City Report for September 17, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    It's Farm Safety Week and the Purdue Extension of Pulaski County hopes you'll get into the habit of paying extra attention on the roads. In the coming weeks of harvest, those farm vehicles will be out full force, on smaller roads as well as highways, according to our reporting partners at WKVI .

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  17. Third try for bond wasn't the charmRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Southwest Times

    They say the third time is the charm, but that wasn't the case Monday for a Christiansburg man trying to get bonded out of jail on several charges, including stalking and two counts of violating a protective order. According to Michael Shawn Dowdy's public defender, Courtney Roberts, judges in Pulaski County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court and Pulaski County General District Court refused to set a bond for Dowdy, so appeals were filed in Pulaski County Circuit Court.

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  18. Medaryville man faces strangulation charges after attacking brother-in-law, nephewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    In a family feud that escalated, a Medaryville man is facing strangulation charges after attacking his brother-in-law, nephew, and a third man. According to our reporting partners at WKVI , Pulaski County sheriff's deputies were called to a home on the 100 block of East Pearl Street on Sunday after a fight broke out.

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  19. First-degree murder charge dismissedRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Southwest Times

    A first-degree murder charge against a former Pulaski County man accused in the 2005 death of his wife will not be prosecuted. Pulaski County Circuit Court Judge Marcus Long Jr. granted a commonwealth motion Monday to nolle prosequi the charge against Leslie "Les" Dickerson.

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  20. Little Rock wins order to close apartments for code violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... violations. The city said: The City of Little Rock received a temporary injunction from Judge Timothy D. Fox, Pulaski County Circuit Court, Sixth Division, to immediately close Willow Creek Apartments. Officials had previously cited property owners ...

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